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Pair of late 19th century Aesthetic Movement Minton tile-back hall chairs

Our reference: TSP1033

Offered here for sale is a very decorative pair of Aesthetic Movement mahogany hall chairs with ebony wood detailing throughout the back, seat and turned forelegs. The tympanum crested head rails lie above spindled galleried backs inset with Minton tiles by leading designer John Moyr Smith, in the blue and brown colourway. The tiles depict Guinevere and Enid (part of Tennyson's Idylls of the King series, c. 1875/6). The chairs are cleaned, waxed and ready to be placed in the home. The hall chairs would look lovely on either side of a hall table.

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Approximate dimensions: H 91.5cm x W 44cm x D 41cm; Seat height: 43.5cm

Condition: Good original condition, lovely colour and patina, structurally sound, very minor knocks commensurate with past use and age, tiles intact.

Price: £545 (excluding delivery)

To purchase this item please contact us by e-mail (info@thesittingplace.co.uk) quoting reference TSP1033

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